Hotel Valencia Riverwalk is a 213-room luxury boutique hotel in San Antonio, Texas perfectly situated near fine dining, shopping, and entertainment. Enjoy contemporary and stylish rooms and suites, superior amenities, fine dining in chic settings, and the utmost comfort during your stay at our hotel on the San Antonio River Walk.
When it opened in 1962, The El Tropicano was the first hotel on San Antonio’s famed River Walk. Hip and fashionable from the start, the “El Trop” was inspired by the popularity and casual glamour of Acapulco beach resorts. The hotel quickly gained a reputation with movie stars, rock legends and at least one U.S. president from Texas, who all loved the hotel for its unique, tropical appeal.